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Mechanical Design Engineer


Job Description:

Job Title: Mechanical Design Engineer





The Company: 

Our client are a growing and secure leading global design and manufacturer for the rail, aerospace and defence industries with a 40-year strong history.


Salary of a Mechanical Design Engineer

Circa £40,000


Job Description of a Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Support the Design Manager and the Design functions as required.
  • Undertake design work against designated projects in an efficient and effective manner.
  • Maintain design data within the Business computer design systems.
  • Adhere to engineering change procedures and processes.
  • Assist delivery of the design within the defined project schedule and cost budgets.
  • Identify and manage the production of design documentation e.g., Drawings, Calculations, Bill of Materials.
  • Attend project and progress reviews and provide appropriate input on progress and issues.
  • Support production of estimates where required.


Skills & experience of a Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Minimum HNC qualified in a mechanical engineering discipline.
  • 3-5 years of experience working in Aerospace or Machining manufacturing is preferred.
  • Solidworks or Autodesk Inventor experience.
  • Experience with sheet metal, precision machined parts, composites & tooling.
  • Working with MRP systems and creating Bill of Materials.
  • Design and development experience.
  • Working with bespoke machinery preferred.
  • Stress analysis experience.


Why Should You Apply?

  • Opportunity to work in a growing secure business with a strong order book.


Theo James Recruitment specialise in Manufacturing & Engineering recruitment across the following disciplines. 

  • Supply Chain/Logistics
  • Quality - Engineering, Management
  • Design - Engineer, Management
  • Maintenance – Technician, Engineer, Management
  • Production / Process Engineering
  • Health, Safety & Environmental
  • Project Engineering, Management
  • Leadership and Management
  • HR & Finance 
  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation

    United Kingdom

  • Industry Sector Engineering, Utilities
  • Years Experience

    5+ years

  • Career Level

    Experienced (Non-Manager)

  • Educational level

    HND/HNC or equivalent

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